Month: July 2010

Maps and Semantic Maps 0.6.5 released

Maps and Semantic Maps 0.6.5 are now available for download. This release contains mainly internal changes to improve code modularity and fix some security concerns. Several bugs have been fixed as well, and a new hook has been… Read More

MediaWiki Deployment: Modifying the new installer

I got a new diagram!!!1!11!! It’s based on my previous one, but slightly more elaborate, and a lot less messy, as I now used Dia to create it 🙂 Legend: Striped lines: Existing components where code will be… Read More

MediaWiki.org user page 1 year

Today my MediaWiki.org user page is one year old – I created the first version on July 20, 2009. With my SVN account also approaching it’s first birthday, I can now say I’m doing MediaWiki development for a… Read More

MediaWiki testing with PHPUnit

I figured having some unit tests for Maps, the MediaWiki extension to work with geographical data and display it by embedding dynamic maps into your articles, would be beneficial to it’s quality. It’s pretty hard to try cover… Read More

Zend Server for more awesomeness

About a year back I decided I had to change my development environment from working on a remote server with a simple text editor to something more solid, if I wanted to do serious PHP development. I went… Read More

MediaWiki deployment

A lot has happened in my Google Summer of Code project since my last blog post about it, so here is another update. I did give a short presentation about it at Wikimania 2010, but that did not… Read More

Switching to linux

I’ve been “switching” to linux for about 2 months now, and am making this post because I feel that at this point I can just drop Windows while continuing to develop and do other stuff at a normal… Read More

Wikimania 2010

Last 3 days I’ve been at the 2010 edittion of Wikimania, one of the biggest yearly wiki events. This year it was in Gdansk, Poland. I went by Plane from Eindhoven, together with Maarten, a moderator on the… Read More

Maps and Semantic Maps 0.6.4 released

Maps and Semantic Maps 0.6.4 are now available for download. This release contains several new features, amongst which basic KML support for Google Maps, a new OSM service implementation and re-added service links support to the Geographical Coordinates… Read More